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Learning Objective

  • To provide knowledge about the state Diabetes Disease.
  • To provide clinical management and self-care management skills.
  • To provide Diabetes management education tools and techniques.
  • To enhance skills in order to identify and handle acute Chronic Diabetes Cases.
  • To train individuals in order to identify and resolve barriers to change and high risk situations.

Eligibility Criteria

  • B.Sc Dietetics
  • M.Sc Dietetics
  • GNM
  • B.Sc/ M.Sc Nursing
  • English competency - 40% Marks in 10 + 2
  • Basic computer knowledge -MS Office

Course Duration

4 MONTHS

  • THEORY:- 3 MONTHS
  • ON JOB TRAINING:- 1MONTH

Course Content

  • Basic Science of Diabetes and Vascular Disease
  • Human Physiological and Metabolic Assessment
  • Pathophysiology
  • Clinical Aspects of Diabetes
  • Complications of Diabetes
  • Dietary counselling in diabetic patients
  • Special Populations and Issues impacted by diabetes
  • Presentation Methodologies and Safety processes in relation to diabetes
  • Stress Management
  • Diabetes Management and Counselling
  • Communication and Presentation of diabetes care

Course Highlights

  • Program pedagogy which includes Webinar, Student Faculty Chat by Subject Experts and Project Work.
  • Reference subject through E-library
  • Program materials developed by experts
  • Each block culminating into a qualifying assignment
  • Credit based teaching outcomes for global application

Learning Outcome

  • Academic excellence, enhanced skills and capabilities in managing life style diseases.
  • To provide Diabetes management education tools and techniques & self-care management skills.
  • To enhance skills in order to identify and handle acute Chronic Diabetes Cases.
  • Ability to serve as lifestyle practitioner in Diabetes clinic/hospital.

Evaluations and Grading

  • Evaluations will collate candidate performance based on Self Assessment, Term End Assessment, completion of Project Work , participation in Webinar , participation in student-faculty chat.
  • Grading will be done based on alphabetical grade point percentage.

Certification

At the end of the program the student will be awarded with Certificate from Astron Institute of International Studies.